The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft App-V skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Application Virtualisation (AppV) formerly Softricity SoftGrid
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 747 698 638
Rank change year-on-year -49 -60  
Permanent jobs citing Microsoft App-V 116 242 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.25% 0.32%
As % of the System Software category 1.08% 1.95% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 97 194 242
Median salary £50,000 £42,500 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -14.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,250
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% +6.66%  

Microsoft App-V is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10733 12404 13060
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.60% 12.59% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9065 10497 10780
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Microsoft App-V
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Microsoft App-V as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V.

Salary trend for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V over the 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Microsoft App-V in the UK

Microsoft App-V
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V within the UK over the 3 months to 23 May 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -62 105 £50,000 +14.94% 18
London -5 50 £52,500 +7.14% 6
South East +45 24 £60,000 +48.14% 4
East of England +6 12 £45,000 +9.09% 2
Berkshire +30 11 £60,000 -4.00% 1
City of London +23 8 £50,000 -6.54% 1
Surrey +34 7 - -
Scotland +14 7 £67,500 +66.66% 1
Woking +10 7 - -
Edinburgh +7 7 £67,500 +42.10%
Essex -6 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South West +8 6 £50,000 +39.86% 1
Colchester -7 6 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Wiltshire - 6 £50,000 - 1
Salisbury - 5 £50,000 -
Bedfordshire +24 4 £28,500 -32.94%
West Midlands +10 4 £52,500 - 1
West Yorkshire +12 3 £45,000 +23.28%
Yorkshire +9 3 £45,000 +23.28% 1
North West -52 3 £65,000 +15.55% 2
Wales - 3 £36,116 -
Shropshire +11 2 £52,500 - 1
Hampshire +10 2 £39,000 +21.87%
Telford +9 2 £52,500 - 1
Buckinghamshire +5 2 £37,500 - 1
Manchester -28 2 £65,000 +60.49% 1
Portsmouth - 2 £39,000 -
Maidenhead - 2 £60,000 -
Luton - 2 £28,000 -
Croydon - 2 £57,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 2017, IT jobs citing Microsoft App-V also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Microsoft App-V.

1 203 (88.26%) Windows
2 177 (76.96%) SCCM
3 155 (67.39%) Microsoft
4 152 (66.09%) Active Directory
5 109 (47.39%) MSI
6 99 (43.04%) Citrix
7 97 (42.17%) Application Packaging
8 95 (41.30%) Windows 10
9 89 (38.70%) VMware
10 88 (38.26%) Windows 7
11 87 (37.83%) PowerShell
12 83 (36.09%) XenApp
13 75 (32.61%) AppSense
14 74 (32.17%) ITIL
15 67 (29.13%) Windows Server 2012
16 65 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
17 55 (23.91%) DNS
18 53 (23.04%) Windows Server
19 52 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
20 47 (20.43%) DHCP
21 40 (17.39%) SQL Server
22 39 (16.96%) Finance
23 34 (14.78%) TCP/IP
23 34 (14.78%) XenDesktop
24 33 (14.35%) MS Exchange
24 33 (14.35%) Law
24 33 (14.35%) Configuration Management
25 32 (13.91%) Microsoft Azure
25 32 (13.91%) Personalization
26 31 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification

Microsoft App-V
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (14.35%) MS Exchange
2 19 (8.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (6.96%) SharePoint
4 13 (5.65%) IIS
5 9 (3.91%) Confluence
5 9 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (3.91%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (3.91%) Skype for Business
6 5 (2.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.74%) CMS
8 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 30 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.43%) Bloomberg TOMS
Cloud Services
1 32 (13.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 21 (9.13%) Office 365
3 9 (3.91%) Azure Active Directory
3 9 (3.91%) G Suite
4 7 (3.04%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.30%) IaaS
5 3 (1.30%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (23.91%) DNS
2 47 (20.43%) DHCP
3 34 (14.78%) TCP/IP
4 19 (8.26%) NetScaler
5 15 (6.52%) SAN
6 12 (5.22%) WAN
7 10 (4.35%) Firewall
8 9 (3.91%) iSCSI
9 8 (3.48%) LAN
10 7 (3.04%) Internet
10 7 (3.04%) Network Security
10 7 (3.04%) Remote Desktop
11 5 (2.17%) NAS
11 5 (2.17%) WebEx
12 4 (1.74%) BGP
12 4 (1.74%) MPLS
12 4 (1.74%) Skype
12 4 (1.74%) VPLS
12 4 (1.74%) Wireshark
13 1 (0.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (1.74%) MySQL
3 4 (1.74%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (1.74%) RDBMS
3 4 (1.74%) Relational Database
3 4 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.43%) DB2
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 109 (47.39%) MSI
2 25 (10.87%) InstallShield
3 6 (2.61%) AdminStudio
4 5 (2.17%) JIRA
5 2 (0.87%) TestDirector
General
1 39 (16.96%) Finance
2 33 (14.35%) Law
3 23 (10.00%) Legal
4 9 (3.91%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.04%) Banking
6 4 (1.74%) Electronics
6 4 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.74%) Marketing
7 3 (1.30%) Advertising
7 3 (1.30%) Automotive
8 1 (0.43%) Games
8 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 65 (28.26%) Analyst
2 50 (21.74%) Desktop Support
3 41 (17.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 40 (17.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 33 (14.35%) Applications Packager
6 25 (10.87%) Desktop Analyst
7 22 (9.57%) Desktop Engineer
8 17 (7.39%) Support Engineer
9 16 (6.96%) Citrix Engineer
9 16 (6.96%) SCCM Engineer
9 16 (6.96%) VMware Engineer
10 15 (6.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 14 (6.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 13 (5.65%) Support Analyst
13 11 (4.78%) Consultant
14 9 (3.91%) Senior Desktop Engineer
15 8 (3.48%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
15 8 (3.48%) 3rd Line Support
15 8 (3.48%) Operations Engineer
15 8 (3.48%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.70%) Software Packaging
2 5 (2.17%) .NET
2 5 (2.17%) HTML
2 5 (2.17%) XMPP
3 4 (1.74%) ASP.NET
3 4 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (1.74%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (0.43%) CSS
4 1 (0.43%) JSON
4 1 (0.43%) Web Services
4 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.87%) Fat Client
1 25 (10.87%) Thin Client
2 16 (6.96%) User Experience
3 10 (4.35%) Data Centre
4 9 (3.91%) BYOD
5 8 (3.48%) Clustering
5 8 (3.48%) iPad
5 8 (3.48%) Robotics
6 6 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.17%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.17%) Replication
8 4 (1.74%) Hedge funds
9 3 (1.30%) CESG
9 3 (1.30%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
10 1 (0.43%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.43%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 203 (88.26%) Windows
2 95 (41.30%) Windows 10
3 88 (38.26%) Windows 7
4 67 (29.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 65 (28.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (23.04%) Windows Server
7 19 (8.26%) Linux
8 12 (5.22%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (4.78%) Mac OS X
10 10 (4.35%) Apple iOS
11 9 (3.91%) Windows Vista
12 5 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.17%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.17%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.74%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.87%) Android
14 2 (0.87%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (42.17%) Application Packaging
2 74 (32.17%) ITIL
3 33 (14.35%) Configuration Management
4 32 (13.91%) Personalization
5 24 (10.43%) Service Management
6 23 (10.00%) Migration
7 21 (9.13%) Application Virtualisation
7 21 (9.13%) Mentoring
7 21 (9.13%) Server Building
7 21 (9.13%) Service Delivery
8 20 (8.70%) Functional Testing
9 17 (7.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 14 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
11 12 (5.22%) Compatibility Testing
11 12 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement Process
11 12 (5.22%) Validation
12 11 (4.78%) Asset Management
12 11 (4.78%) Problem Management
13 10 (4.35%) Change Control
14 9 (3.91%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 87 (37.83%) PowerShell
2 20 (8.70%) SQL
3 14 (6.09%) VBScript
4 5 (2.17%) C#
4 5 (2.17%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.17%) VB
4 5 (2.17%) VBA
5 2 (0.87%) Bash Shell
5 2 (0.87%) Java
6 1 (0.43%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (13.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (10.43%) Security Cleared
3 18 (7.83%) MCSE
4 15 (6.52%) MCP
5 14 (6.09%) SC Cleared
6 12 (5.22%) Citrix Certification
7 11 (4.78%) CCA
8 9 (3.91%) MCSA
9 7 (3.04%) BC Cleared
9 7 (3.04%) DV Cleared
10 6 (2.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (2.17%) GNVQ
12 4 (1.74%) VCP4
12 4 (1.74%) VCP5
13 1 (0.43%) CCNA
13 1 (0.43%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (0.43%) Degree
13 1 (0.43%) MCT
13 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (9.13%) QA
2 14 (6.09%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) DICOM
3 1 (0.43%) HL7
System Software
1 152 (66.09%) Active Directory
2 83 (36.09%) XenApp
3 52 (22.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 34 (14.78%) XenDesktop
5 23 (10.00%) Hyper-V
5 23 (10.00%) vSphere
6 18 (7.83%) VMware ESXi
7 12 (5.22%) XenServer
8 11 (4.78%) VMware Server
9 9 (3.91%) Virtual Desktop
9 9 (3.91%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 7 (3.04%) Terminal Services
10 7 (3.04%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.30%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.87%) Xen
13 1 (0.43%) NDS
Systems Management
1 177 (76.96%) SCCM
2 21 (9.13%) SCOM
3 13 (5.65%) SCOrch
4 12 (5.22%) Microsoft Intune
4 12 (5.22%) ThinApp
5 9 (3.91%) XenMobile
6 8 (3.48%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (3.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 6 (2.61%) AirWatch
7 6 (2.61%) EdgeSight
7 6 (2.61%) Nagios
7 6 (2.61%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.17%) Ansible
8 5 (2.17%) BladeLogic
8 5 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (2.17%) Puppet
8 5 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (2.17%) WSUS
9 3 (1.30%) Failover Clustering
9 3 (1.30%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 155 (67.39%) Microsoft
2 99 (43.04%) Citrix
3 89 (38.70%) VMware
4 75 (32.61%) AppSense
5 28 (12.17%) HP
6 20 (8.70%) Cisco
7 18 (7.83%) iManage
8 15 (6.52%) Apple
9 13 (5.65%) Symantec
10 12 (5.22%) Dell
11 11 (4.78%) IBM
11 11 (4.78%) Lumension
12 9 (3.91%) Google
13 8 (3.48%) Blue Prism
13 8 (3.48%) Sophos
14 5 (2.17%) BMC
14 5 (2.17%) CA
14 5 (2.17%) Red Hat
14 5 (2.17%) Varonis
15 4 (1.74%) NetApp
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